November 2018 Shamwari Update

My good mate Shamwari is feeling better and better since he was injured at the  Luhmuehlen CCI4* in Germany in June, when his hind tendon slipped off his hock just meters before the finish of of the 4-Star cross country course. For the first three months after Luhmuehlen he was pretty sore, so we had him on stall rest and we were hand grazing him a couple of times a day. After he got more comfortable we put him out in a round pen for a few hours a day, so he could enjoy some sunlight and controlled Read more...

Swan Lake Jumper Show

Yesterday I went to the Swan Lake jumper show in Western Pennsylvania with Santos, Eddie, Shamwari and Kyra and competed the horses in the 1.20m and the 1.30m jumpers. Santos - I thought he jumped really well in the 1.20. I made a mistake with my position coming out of the last combination and we had the back rail down because I sat up too early. This phase is Santos weaker phase, and I believe we are making good progress.  I feel like he is getting stronger and more careful; the Bromont Three-Day Read more...

Video of the Windurra Event Horses Taking Wellington by Storm

Erik Duvander Coaching in Aiken

The new US Eventing Team coach Erik Duvander was in Aiken this week, coaching at Stable View. He worked with Shammie and he even hopped on and had a feel of him. Shammie looks in great shape and I plan to take him to Wellington, Florida in early February to do some pure dressage and jumping. -Boyd Below are a few pictures: Read more...

Richland Park Videos – Blackfoot Mystery, Shamwari and Contessa

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